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Across a range of levels, be that regionally, nationally or internationally politicians are taking some of the biggest decisions that determine how environmental and sustainability challenges are addressed. Similarly, economies right across the globe are intertwined with the state of the natural environment, with business decisions impacted and impacting progress towards more sustainable ways of living.

Politics & Economics articles

Consultation launched to establish high-quality carbon credits

A public consultation has been launched on proposals to establish a definitive and consistent global benchmark for high-integrity carbon credits.

28th July 2022

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The UK government has launched the biggest review into the country's electricity market design for decades, which it hopes will radically enhance energy security and cut costs for consumers.

21st July 2022

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The High Court has this week ruled that the UK government’s Net Zero Strategy is unlawful as it is in breach of the Climate Change Act.

21st July 2022

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Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has added urgency to the net-zero transition as countries renew their focus on energy security and the geopolitical landscape changes forever. Chris Seekings reports

21st July 2022

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Beatrice Mocci discusses the need to link the price of carbon removal methods to the permanence of the carbon store

21st July 2022

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Supply chains are under pressure to achieve sustainability – but business leaders are paying lip service while clouds gather on the horizon, says Huw Morris

21st July 2022

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Steven Pearson takes a closer look at the content of the Levelling-up and Regeneration Bill

21st July 2022

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Migration into the UK has been hitting the headlines again.

21st July 2022

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The public consultation on the government’s environmental targets framework closed at the end of June. IEMA made a submission, setting out concerns.

21st July 2022

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